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    Institute of the Black World Conference, Town Hall

    Black leaders and scholars outlined ways minority groups during a Donald Trump administration can protect such civil rights as the right to vote. They spoke at the Institute of the Black…

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    Policing in America

    A member of President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, a former New York City police officer, and professors from the University of Chicago and Morehouse College talked about policing and…

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    Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching

    Mychal Smith talked about his book, Invisible Man, Got the Whole World Watching, A Young Black Man’s Education, about his life and political education as a young black man in America.

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    School Segregation

    Nikole Hannah-Jones talked about the way racial segregation in housing and schools had been maintained through official action and policy. She spoke with Professor Keith Gessen. “Writing Segregation…

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    President Obama's Legacy on Race and Justice

    A Republican presidential campaign adviser,a former faith adviser to President Obama, historian Mary Frances Berry and others talked about President Obama’s legacy during his time in office. “Obama’s Legacy:…

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    16th St. Baptist Church

    The Reverend Arthur Price talked about the history of the 16th Street Baptist Church. He focused on activities of the civil rights movement and the Sunday, September 15, 1963, bombing of the church that…

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    Race News

    Fred Carroll talked about his forthcoming book, Race News: Black Journalists and the Fight for Racial Justice in the Twentieth Century, about the political and professional evolution of black journalists.…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines, divided by age, were open to African Americans only for comments on the question: “Planning to Vote?” A video clip was shown of Republican presidential…

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    Andra Gillespie on African-American Voter Turnout

    Professor Andra Gillespie talked from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, about a recent study on voter turnout among African Americans. She responded to telephone calls and social media, with the…

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    Open Phones with Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor talked about her book From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation and responded to viewer comments and questions. She was interviewed while at the 16th annual…

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    Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington

    Robert Norrell talked about his book Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington (Belknap Press; January 19, 2009). The book examines the black activist’s political and social…

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    Buck v. Davis Oral Argument

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Buck v. Davis, docket number 15-8049. The case concerns whether Duane Buck can appeal his death penalty sentence based on testimony by a…

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    Pushout

    Monique Morris talked about her book Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, in which she looks at how some school policies are having a negative impact on the lives of…

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    Policing and Race Relations

    Congressional Black Caucus members spoke to reporters at the Department of Justice about a letter they wrote to Attorney General Loretta Lynch calling for an investigation into the deaths…

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    President Obama at Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner

    President Obama delivered the keynote address at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. This was his seventh and final appearance as president,…

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    Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton at Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner

    Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton spoke at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. She was presented…

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    Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner

    Awards were presented at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. Video tributes introduced the recipients.

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    Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner

    Representative Marica Fudge (D-OH) was presented with an award at the 46th Annual Legislative Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Dinner. She was…

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    Democracy in Black

    Eddie Glaude talked about his book Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul, in which he looks at the state of black America. He spoke at the 18th annual Harlem Book…

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    Black Faces, Black Interests

    Carol Swain talked about her book, Black Faces, Black Interests: The Representation of African Americans in Congress. She was interviewed at Vanderbilt University. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

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